Crestwood Blog

Pricing strategy in Acumatica
Joel McDonnell
Joel McDonnell

Understanding Item Pricing & Discounts in Acumatica

Before you jump into the Acumatica screen to set up item pricing, you should think about what drives pricing on your products.  Things such as: Stock or non-stock item Default price Sales price The customer The price class Discounts Currency Unit of measure Location Warehouse Markup percent And possibly more Note: Acumatica’s sales order entry … Read more

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Time Management with Multi Entities
Mike Gordon
Mike Gordon

Dynamics GP:  Multi Entity Issues with Vendors, Customers, or Items not Being Available

I recently came across a client that had issues accessing new Items, Customers, and Vendors.  The issue wound up being relatively simple; it was because when these things were setup in Dynamics GP, the Entity Relationship in Multi Entity Management was not setup.   What is Multi-Entity Management? If you use multiple companies in Dynamics … Read more

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New Features on Collections Management for Dynamics SL
Christine Jacob
Christine Jacob

Three New Features Coming Soon to the Collections Management Crestwood Add-on Module for Dynamics SL 2018

We are excited to give you a preview of some of the new features in Crestwood AR Collections Management for Microsoft Dynamics SL 2018.  In addition, this functionality will be available as a Feature Pack for SL 2015 Users! Attach Statements to Emails – When you are mass producing Dunning Letter emails you will now have … Read more

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Dynamics 365 Business Central
Melissa Paglia
Melissa Paglia

Dynamics 365 Business Central – The Perks of the Financial Management Module

What is Dynamics 365 Business Central, again? Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central is Microsoft’s subscription-based ERP solution that provides a full range of accounting and operational functionality. For more details about the product as a whole, check out this blog post and intro video. One of the most important pieces of any ERP system is the … Read more

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ERP ROI
Jen
Jen

AWS and Acumatica: The ROI of Modern Cloud Solutions

The choice to upgrade to a modern cloud solution from a legacy system is imperative if a business wants to thrive. But such a significant investment of time and money should be researched thoroughly and most probably will require evidence of your Return on Investment. Acumatica’s Whitepaper, ROI Analysis of Replacement ERP, provides the tools for … Read more

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Acumatica Snapshot
Melissa Blassingame
Melissa Blassingame

Creating a New Tenant by Copying Settings from Another Tenant

In Acumatica, you can use snapshots to easily create a new tenant by copying settings from another tenant.  Snapshots can be used as templates to quickly and easily set up new tenants similar in configurations; such as a test environment. They can: Contain full or partial data Can be saved locally Can be imported and … Read more

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Webinar
Amber
Amber Tselios

Webinar: What’s New in Acumatica R2?

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 1:00PM – 2:00PM (CST) Register Here! Join Tom Bardwil of Crestwood for a demonstration of our favorite product enhancements just released in Acumatica 2018 R2. Acumatica is always striving to improve, and this release includes exciting new functions for end-users such as pop-up notes and built-in pivot tables. Our team recently … Read more

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Cloud Storage OneDrive
Amber
Amber Tselios

How OneDrive Solved Our Collaboration Issues

As many companies do, Crestwood has regular company-wide calls that are attended by all our employees scattered across the country. The centerpiece of this call is a single PowerPoint presentation. But as each department worked on their respective slides, we were finding that dozens of different copies were being created, changes weren’t being saved, outdated … Read more

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Open Database Connectivity
Colleen Schils
Colleen Schils

Acumatica SaaS ODBC Database Access Retirement March 2019

Acumatica will be retiring the ODBC database access for all of their SaaS customers effective March 31, 2019, unless you have paid for a private cloud instance through Acumatica.  Many people rely on this type of connection for reporting and integrations with legacy systems.  Crestwood has options if you’re dependent on ODBC, read on. Why is ODBC … Read more

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